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JIT

(industrial engineering)

JIT

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An extension of JIT used in this case is Electronic Data Interchange (EDI).
The objective of this article is to show that the principles of JIT in manufacturing can be used to improve new product development (NPD) process.
Given the large number of maquiladora operations, many of which operate in a JIT environment, and the current and expected future Volume of trade between the U.
Implementation of JIT purchasing is a multi-phased process that embraces both JIT purchasing characteristics and JIT inventory management principles.
There are three basic stages of what JIT is and how JIT works.
Altamont successfully initiated JIT and automation concepts, thus proving that they are viable methods for substantially reducing costs and increasing sales of a small manufacturing company.
Most shops that have learned to do JIT are still ahead of the curve because customers probably weren't hitting them over the head to do it," says Dave Dixon, president of manufacturing consultants Technical Change Associates.
Creating an in-house position for a firm's representative and allowing him to supervise the planning on materials that company delivers can smooth ruffled feathers and complement the standard JIT approach.
Just-in-Time Logistics extends the JIT concept in manufacturing to business logistics, an area that has been observed to account for more than 30 per cent of sales revenue for some firms.
The JIT has set up its office at the Kasur Civil Rest-House, where arrangements have been made for the JIT members to meet complainants and the affected families.